Analyst Ratings for TopBuild Corp. (BLD)

Updated: 2017-07-27

TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. BLD had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 6 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

BLD was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 61, implying a possible profit of 16.43 percent. The minimum price target given was 54, implying a possible loss of 3.07 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 4.42 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.2 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of BLD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 69.04 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of BLD is 0.48.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BLD hit 55.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.81. Today's price is 81.85 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 5.26 percent. BLD has a price/earnings ratio of 33.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BLD value stock report compares BLD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BLD is $1.94 billion. BLD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.